For the Love of Running

Saturday 16th September 2017

Chebacco Woods: 255 Grapevine Road, Wenham, United States

Trail running, Running, 5 Mile


For the Love (Kupenda) of Running (Kukimbe)

Kukimbe and Kupenda have teamed up put on a 5-mile trail race in beautiful Chebacco Woods at Gordon College in Wenham, MA.  Kukimbe and Kupenda are Swahili words for "runner" and "love" respectively, hence the name of the race, For the Love of Running!

There will also be a 1-mile walk/run option for those who would like to participate but not run the full course.

Kukimbe is donating 50% of the proceeds to Kupenda for the Children, an organization that exists to meet the needs of Kenyan children with disabilities through education, medical and advocacy initiatives. To see more visit

Kukimbe is the first comprehensive mobile app that uses geo-location to connect runners with races across the country.  It's a free download!  Find your race, easily register, connect with friends and shop for the products you love at a discount. To see more visit

Event details and schedule

Date: Saturday September 16, 2017

Time: 9:00 am start

Online registration closes September 13, 2017

Day of registration begins at 7:00 am

More details to follow as the event gets closer!

Organised by



Phone: 6176947735

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